Posts Tagged ‘old NYPD photos’

New York’s mounted police go out on patrol

June 21, 2014

I don’t know where this postcard image was taken, but it shows us a squad of mounted police ready to hit the streets and keep the peace.

Policepostcard

It’s dated 1905, about when automobiles are beginning to drastically change street traffic and police patrolling. [MCNY photo gallery]